Public and Regulatory
Katherine is an expert in all aspects of education law, with a particular interest in special educational needs. She accepts instructions from local authorities, schools, parents, young people, students and universities, as well as employers/employees in the education sector. Her busy caseload also includes judicial review cases in the education sector.
Katherine Anderson is a strong advocate who enjoys a varied caseload which covers employment and education law. She is active in discrimination claims and EAT appeals.
Strengths: “Katherine was very helpful. I would recommend Katherine to colleagues.”
“Katherine is a very skilled advocate with substantial legal analytical skills.”
“Katherine's very responsive; she provided particularly useful written submissions, and gave helpful advice in relation to strategy.”
Chambers UK 2024/Employment/Western Bar
Strengths: “She is diligent and has great attention to detail.”
“She is technically excellent and a great advocate.”
Chambers UK 2023/Employment/Western Bar
Strengths: "She has excellent attention to detail on difficult cases and responds extremely promptly." "She is diligent and has very great attention to detail. We consider her a very technically adept lawyer, who can really drive down into conflicting case law."
Chambers UK 2022/Employment/Western Bar
Strengths: "She is extremely thorough and detailed in her preparation and advice. She is meticulous in her attention to detail and excellent for complex cases."
Chambers UK 2021/Employment/Western Bar
‘Katherine is forensic in her approach. She looks at all angles and considers all options. A very diligent advocate. ’
Legal 500 2024/Education/Leading Junior/London Bar
‘Katherine is extremely bright, client-friendly and meticulous in her preparation and written work. ’
Legal 500 2023/Education/Leading Junior/London Bar
‘Katherine has a wealth of experience in SEND appeals and is very thorough in her approach; she is a robust advocate and her preparation is always meticulous.’
Legal 500 2022/Education/Leading Junior/London Bar
‘Highly intelligent, thorough in her work and is a tenacious barrister.’
Legal 500 2021/Education/Leading Individual/London Bar